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  Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[Vesper Services Camp Wildurr]

[Vesper Services Camp Wildurr]

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the young campers of Camp Wildurr.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[Camp Wildurr]

[Camp Wildurr]

Date: 1957
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Description: Photograph of Camp Wildurr and the many young people who attended the summer camp. There are a few personal messages and signatures on the back of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[Christmas Caroling Party 1953]

[Christmas Caroling Party 1953]

Date: 1953
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church Christmas Caroling Party in 1953. Many carolers are standing in front of two parked buses singing. Janis Joplin, who became a noted rock star in the music world in the late 1960's, is standing on the steps of the bus in a white sweatshirt.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[First Christian Church After a Snowstorm]

[First Christian Church After a Snowstorm]

Date: February 13, 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church after a snowstorm that took place on February 13, 1958.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[Granny Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

[Granny Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

Date: February 2, 1959
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of Granny Pearce's 90th birthday party at the First Christian Church. Granny is sitting at the end of the table in front of her cake. The lady sitting on the left side at the front of the table is Mrs. C.E. Lauer. Also in the photograph is Mrs. Sadie Davis, Mrs. Youngblood, Mrs. Florence McDonald, Mrs. Mildred Smith, Kate Pearson, and Mrs. Powell (seating arrangement is unknown).
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[Mrs. O.P. 'Granny' Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

[Mrs. O.P. 'Granny' Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

Date: February 2, 1959
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of Mrs. O.P. 'Granny' Pearce celebrating her 90th birthday at the First Christian Church on February 2, 1959. She passed away on July 14, 1961 at the age of 92.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[World Youth Conference]

[World Youth Conference]

Date: February 11, 1955
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of the World Youth Conference. Five buses are parked in a row with all the members of the conference standing in front of the buses, waving at the photographer. The conference was held at Methodist Temple on Fifth Street because the First Christian Church did not have a large enough place to have the meeting.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[First Christian Church Youth Round Up - June 1954]

[First Christian Church Youth Round Up - June 1954]

Date: June 1954
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church Youth Round up in June 1954. Kneeling in front, left to right are Jennilou Nowlin, Loralea Smith, Judy Dawson and Sarah Lowther. Standing on pavement holding banners, left to right are Jackie Hanson, Glynda Lowther, Robbie Wright, Sylvia Swearingen, Norma Moos, Carol Quinn, Alline Dawson, Cynthia Swearingen, Bowden Bertrand, and Lennie Stansbury (the parade director). Standing in wagon, left to right are Darrell Evans, Nathalie Bienvenue, Delmar Fussell, Jane Ashley, Janis Hickey, Elva Buroker, Sarah Brazil, Charlotte Pittman and Janet Addcox.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[New Edition to the Timothy Wall at the First Christian Church]

[New Edition to the Timothy Wall at the First Christian Church]

Date: August 31, 1958
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of Edward Anderson, the new Timothy at First Christian Church, honored by having his photo hung on the Timothy Wall in the narthex of the sanctuary. In photo, left to right: John M. Hughes, Minister; Mary Jane Anderson, Eddie's wife; Glynn Lowther, Deacon; Edward Anderson receiving a congratulatory handshake from Charles Poston, Chairman of the Official Board; Miss Verna Evelyn Johnson, Minister of Education; and E.M. Reeder, Church elder.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
[Members of the Loyal Women's Sunday School Class]

[Members of the Loyal Women's Sunday School Class]

Date: November 25, 1956
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of the members of the Loyal Women's Sunday School Class taken in the newly completed sanctuary. First row - left to right: Mrs. J.E. Davis (Sadie), Mrs. O.A. Youngblood (Minnie), Mrs. O.P. Pearce, Mrs. John H. McDonald, and Mrs. R.H. Draughon. Second row - left to right: Mrs. Frank Hines (Clara), Mrs. Bertie Ingalls, Mrs. Leon Little (Virginia), Mrs. W.C. Neel (Ida), Mrs. Jim Dillinger (Mary), Mrs. G.T. Wallace (Stella), Mrs. C.E. Lauer, Mrs. C.W. Warren (Rose), Mrs. C.E. Perry (Ida), Mrs. J.A House, Mrs. Mary Harmon, Mrs. Ethel Akkerman, Mrs. Dewey Prince (Terrie), Mrs. N.E. Pray, Mrs. J.R. Swan (Rate), Mrs. I.N. Noble (Maude), Mrs. J.D. Eidom (Olga), Mrs. G.E. Gartman (Alice), Mrs. H.W. Davis (Bertie), Mrs. Florence McDonald. Third row - left to right: Mrs. Kate Pearson, Mrs. Hazel Dorman, Mrs. Alta Newton, Mrs. Beulah Christopher, Mrs. Mamie Peck. Fourth row - left to right: Mrs. Burt Loy, Mrs. John Chapman (Thelma), Mrs. N.C. Cloutman (Rena), Mrs. Gladys Holmes, Mrs. Nora LaRose, Mrs. S.I. Bishop, Mrs. C.H. Powell (Elizabeth), and Mrs. Ozello Doiron.
Contributing Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
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